Talisman offers an adventure program of hiking, camping, white-water rafting, rock climbing and canoeing for young people with attentional disorders, learning disabilities, autism and Asperger's syndrome. Focused on social skills development, personal regulation and self-esteem, the camp is open to physically nonaggressive children with an IQ of 85 or above.
|Name||Talisman Summer Camp|
|Program Focuses & Features||ADD, ADHD, Adventure Travel, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Canoeing, Crafts, Emotional Disturbances, Hiking, Kayaking, Learning Disabilities, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Swimming, White-water Rafting, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 8-21|
|Director||Linda Tatsapaugh, Executive Director|
|Residential Fee||$1500-4085, 2-3 weeks.|
|Sponsor||Aspen Education Group|
|Dates & Sessions||June-Aug; 6 sessions, 2-3 weeks long|